Is no doubt embedded within a number of posts but IMHO is such an outrage that it deserves a thread all alone. "The MoD said that a recent attitude survey carried out across the Armed Forces had revealed that 92 per cent of army officers and 79 per cent of other ranks felt proud to be in the Army. The MoD said that the army briefing team had canvassed the opinions of all ranks, and its report contained the unedited views of individual soldiers, some of which represented more widespread opinion, and others are isolated views. http://www.timesonline.co.uk/tol/news/politics/article2896634.ece That is an utter disgrace, because anybody who actually says they believe that (and there can be very few) are either self interested cowards, moral bankrupts or in denial. At a critical time such people have no place in Government service.